Jean Tilt

Jean E. Tilt, 77

Jean E. Tilt, 77, Lafayette, formerly of Dayton, Ohio, passed away at 2:58 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2013, in St. Elizabeth Hospital East, Lafayette.

Born March 20, 1936, in Browntown, Tenn., she was the daughter of Virgil M. and Estell D. Fish Ray.

She was married to Joseph Tilt, who preceded in death in 1999.

Surviving are sons, Dr. William (Renee) Tilt, Lafayette, and Patrick (Linda) Tilt, Beavercreek, Ohio; sisters, Anath Corwin, Hardeeville, SC and Karen (Paul) Anderson, Dayton, Ohio, and a brother, Edward (Pete) Ray, Beavercreek, Ohio.

Also surviving are grandchildren, Jessica (Glynn) Brown, Kaitlyn Tilt, Dylan Tilt, Megan Kidder and Audrey Tilt, and great grandchildren, Chloe, Kelsey and Kiara Brown.

The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens in West Lafayette.

Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday in the chapel at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the .

Kroeger Funeral Home, Logansport, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be left online at

Funeral Home

Kroeger Funeral Home - Logansport
711 East Market Street Logansport, IN 46947
(574) 722-6000

Published in the Journal & Courier from May 12 to May 13, 2013